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Teaching English With Songs
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Age: 10-17
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7th form group session (what are your hobbies ?)
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Level: intermediate
Age: 9-17
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Age: 8-14
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Teach English through songs - 5 page song list suggestion
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Age: 14-17
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Hotel California (four skills)
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I still haven't found what I'm looking for - U2


1. Listen to the first stanza and choose the correct word.


I have climbed the highest                
I have run through the                    
Only to be with                                
Only to be with                                 

2. Now, listen to the second part of the song and number the lines in the right order.


 But I still haven't found what I’m looking for

 These city walls

 I have run

 I’ve scaled these city walls

 I’ve crawled

 Only to be with you


Listen carefully and fill in the blanks


I have honey lips
the healing in her finger tips
It burned like
This desire

I have with the tongue of angels
I have the hand of a devil
It was warm in the
I was cold as a


But I still haven't found what I’m looking for

But I still ….



The following lines are in order, but the words in each one are not. Can you put the words in the correct order? Write 1,2, 3 in the corresponding space.


in the  / I believe / Kingdom Come
will bleed into one / then all / the colours
into one / bleed
but yes / running / I'm still

Listen to the last stanza and join the beginning and ending of each line

you broke                              a.the cross

and you
 loosed                                  b.the bonds 

carried                                  c.oh my shame

of my shame                         d.the chains

you know                               e.I believe it


but I still haven't found what I'm looking for